Honoring a life well spent is not limited to humans. Dogs can have better official burial than the rest of us. This is a way to honor the good deeds of these dogs to mankind. See how this goes:
[VIDEO]: Look how dogs are given official burials and special tributes after sacrificing their lives in service to mankind.
Official Dog burial in Lithuania
A Lithuanian police dog has been given a solemn official burial ceremony in the Baltic country, complete with state border guards firing off a volley salute.
Urn Parade with the Ashes
An urn with the ashes of the Belgian Shepherd named Ramzis was solemnly carried before officers and dogs from the State Border Guard Service’s canine squad during Wednesday’s ceremony in the western town of Pagegiai.
Killed in Action
Ramzis, a 3-year-old male, was killed in action on Sept. 27, when state border officers were tracking smugglers near Russia’s Kaliningrad regional border. The shooting has angered Lithuanians and a campaign has been launched to raise money to erect a statue to commemorate the dog.
Tribute to a Family Member
Dogs are not just men’s best friend but a family member. Many families also provide them with the kind of burial their loved one get if ever. Not just the ceremony but the mourning that comes with it.
Honor to Police Aids
Policemen might be tough from the outside but when their dog buddy dies, you will see the softness in them. Spending ample time with a trusted dog at the work front means so much to these men in uniform. The least they can do is to honor it at its last moments.
Dogs will do the same
There are many stories that pet dogs do not leave their master’s grave. Surely, the act of kindness is always reciprocated even by dogs.